2018 Gran Fondo World Tour ® Series - Enter now to win $10,000 USD!
Welcome to Gran Fondo USA >> Froome confirms 2017 Early Season Racing Schedule

Froome confirms 2017 Early Season Racing Schedule

Triple Tour de France champion Chris Froome has confirmed his early season 2017 schedule

In an interview with  in an interview with La Gazzetta dello Sport, Froome will start his season in Australia at the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race (Jan 27-29th) and the Jayco Herald Sun Tour (Feb 1st - 5th).

He will then head to a three-week altitude training camp in South Africa.

He'll make his Eurpoean racing debut in late March (20-26th) at the Volta a Catalunya which he has done for the past 3 years.

His next race is likely to be the Tour de Romandie (Apr 25-30th) which he has won in 2013 and 2014 and which has been on his schedule since he emerged as a Grand Tour contender.

As usual, the final race before the Tour de France will be the Criterium du Dauphiné which he won in 2013, 2015 and 2016.

The triple winner of the Tour did not mention racing at Liege-Bastogne-Liège which he did this year, however he said that he has considered doing the Belgian classic. if he could fit into his prepation. In any case, the decision is likely to be made at the last moment.

Click here for Gran Fondo Guide's 2017 Pro Cycling Calendar

Click Here for Gran Fondo Guide's 2017 Live Streaming Race coverage.

Froome confirms 2017 Early Season Racing Schedule

 
Tag: teamsky
 
Jul 15 2018 - NEWS: Team Sky looking forward to the Mountain Stages after surviving the Cobbles and Crashes
Jul 09 2018 - NEWS: Dave Brailsford launches scathing attack on UCI president David Lappartient
Jul 03 2018 - NEWS: Team Sky announces strong lineup, as Froome looks to win fifth title
Jul 02 2018 - NEWS: Dave Brailsford: All 21 Vuelta stage samples for Froome reviewed and within range
Jul 01 2018 - NEWS: Chris Froome banned from riding the Tour de France
Jun 10 2018 - NEWS: Briton Geraint Thomas wins the Criterium du Dauphine
May 19 2018 - NEWS: Egan Bernal secures victory in Tour of California
May 19 2018 - NEWS: Chris Froome wins on the Zoncolan after wresting Dinosaur
May 18 2018 - NEWS: Egan Bernal retakes Tour of California race lead on Stage 6 Mountains
Apr 27 2018 - NEWS: Egan Bernal time-trials to victory on stage three at the Tour de Romandie
Apr 26 2018 - NEWS: Chris Froome's Team Sky squad named for 2018 Giro d'Italia
Mar 13 2018 - NEWS: Michal Kwiatkowski secures Tirreno-Adriatico overall victory in final time trial
Apr 29 2017 - NEWS: Gianni Moscon accused of racial abuse at the Tour of Romandie
Apr 28 2017 - NEWS: Viviani Sprints to Stage 3 Victory in Romandie
Apr 28 2017 - NEWS: Mikel Landa and Geraint Thomas lead Sky into Giro d'Italia
Jan 30 2018 - EVENT: Jayco Herald Sun Tour
 
Tag: froome
 
Jul 09 2018 - NEWS: Dave Brailsford launches scathing attack on UCI president David Lappartient
Jul 08 2018 - NEWS: VIDEO: Froome crashes over barriers on Stage 1 of the Tour
Jul 02 2018 - NEWS: Froome cleared to ride the Tour de France as UCI close anti-doping case
Jul 02 2018 - NEWS: Dave Brailsford: All 21 Vuelta stage samples for Froome reviewed and within range
Apr 22 2018 - NEWS: Chris Froome’s salbutamol case could be decided before the Tour de France
Mar 30 2018 - NEWS: UCI rejects Froome's defense and sends Sabutamol case to Anti-Doping Court
Mar 22 2018 - NEWS: Tour de France could deny Froome entry if salbutamol case unresolved
Feb 07 2018 - NEWS: Cyrille Guimard blasts Froome and Team Sky for riding Ruta del Sol
Feb 05 2018 - NEWS: Chris Froome to start his 2018 debut at the Ruta del Sol
Feb 01 2018 - NEWS: Will Chris Froome get to the Giro d'Italia start line with Team Sky?
Jan 31 2018 - NEWS: Chris Froome denies rumours he wants to negotiate short ban
Jan 20 2018 - NEWS: Team Sky refuse to suspend Chris Froome
Jan 09 2018 - NEWS: Chris Froome stacks up huge training miles on Strava
Jan 05 2018 - NEWS: Dick Pound: A third of Team Sky's riders are Asthmatic
Dec 13 2017 - NEWS: Chris Froome faces probe after failed drugs test
 
Tag: cadelevans
 
Jan 28 2018 - NEWS: Jay McCarthy wins the Cadel Evans Road Race in a thrilling finale
Jan 27 2018 - NEWS: Sam Bennett wins Towards Zero Race Melbourne
Jan 24 2018 - NEWS: Cycling Stars arrive for Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Nov 30 2017 - NEWS: Nikias Arndt and Annemiek van Vleuten return to defend titles
Nov 23 2017 - NEWS: World’s best cycling in Victoria at 2018 Cadel Evans Road Race
Jan 29 2017 - NEWS: VIDEO: Nikias Arndt Wins Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Jan 26 2017 - NEWS: Kirsten Wild of Cylance Pro Cycling Wins Race Melbourne Behind Team Effort
Jan 24 2017 - NEWS: Richie Porte and Chris Froome Prepare for Show Down - Down Under
Jan 24 2017 - NEWS: Team SunWeb Ready for Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Dec 15 2016 - NEWS: Aqua Blue Sport Names Team for Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Dec 01 2016 - NEWS: Chris Froome Confirmed For Cadel Road Race
Jan 24 2019 - EVENT: Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Jan 26 2019 - EVENT: Cadel Evans Swisse People's Ride
 
Tag: worldtour
 
Jan 12 2018 - NEWS: Flanders bids for 2021 World Championships
Oct 24 2017 - NEWS: 2017 UCI Gala awards the best road Cyclists of the Year
Oct 05 2017 - NEWS: Rigoberto Uran wins Milano-Torino
Oct 05 2017 - NEWS: UCI announces 2018 World Tour and Pro Continental Teams
Sep 20 2017 - NEWS: UCI to reduce team sizes to eight in Grand Tours
Jul 31 2017 - NEWS: Coryn Rivera wins Ride London Classique
Jul 30 2017 - NEWS: Alexander Kristoff wins RideLondon-Surrey Classic
Jul 29 2017 - NEWS: Kwiatkowski wins Clasica San Sebastian
Jul 24 2017 - NEWS: Michael Matthews to take part in RideLondon-Surrey Classic
Mar 08 2017 - NEWS: 2017 Tirreno-Adriatico LIVE STREAM
Dec 16 2016 - NEWS: 2017 Tirreno-Adriatico Route Revealed
Mar 02 2017 - NEWS: Strade Bianche Route Revealed
Mar 02 2017 - NEWS: The 2017 Paris-Nice Preview
Jan 23 2017 - NEWS: Former Under 23 World Champion dies of a Heart Attack
Jan 03 2017 - NEWS: 2017 Paris-Nice Route Revealed
Sep 17 2017 - EVENT: 2017 World Cycling Championships
Feb 21 2018 - EVENT: 2018 Abu Dhabi Tour
Jun 09 2018 - EVENT: Tour of Suisse
Jul 29 2018 - EVENT: Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic
Aug 04 2018 - EVENT: Tour of Poland
Aug 19 2018 - EVENT: EuroEyes Cyclassics Hamburg
Oct 09 2018 - EVENT: Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey
Jan 10 2019 - EVENT: 2018 Santos Tour Down Under
Jan 24 2019 - EVENT: Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race
Jan 26 2019 - EVENT: Cadel Evans Swisse People's Ride
Mar 02 2019 - EVENT: Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
Mar 03 2019 - EVENT: Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne
Mar 09 2019 - EVENT: Strade Bianche
Mar 10 2019 - EVENT: 2019 Paris-Nice
Mar 13 2019 - EVENT: Tirreno-Adriatico